program development

resources to help programs learn more about program accreditation standards

Tools to Explore the Program Accreditation Standards

Currently, there is no formal process by which college programs for students with ID can become accredited.  While that process is being created, we offer college programs for students with intellectual disability some tools that they can use to become familiar with Program Accreditation Standards. Click here to learn about and access the tools we have developed. 

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National Coordinating Center
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New College Programs Developed through TPSID Funding

The US Department of Education awarded 22 new Transition and Postsecondary Programs for Students with Intellectual Disability (TPSID) in October 2020. Six of those grants went to universities that would use the funds to establish new programs.